Syed Saad Ali

Solution Architect | Lead Apps DBA | RAC | Oracle Cloud | Weblogic | OVM | ODA | Goldengate | Trainer | Blogger |

PREVIOUS: Oracle Solutions Architect View More

EDUCATION: Bachelors (Computer Science) View More

Personal Details

  • Birthday: 1988 March 19
  • Nationality: Pakistani


    As a certified and experienced Oracle Database Administrator with Almost 10 Years of Experience I am able to perform all levels of database maintenance and am fully qualified to do Oracle updates as well.

Capitalizing on my interest in Business & IT both, I chose to navigate my career towards Enterprise Solutions, which has enabled me to excel in the combination of both.

I have developed exceptional analytical skills that allow me to diagnose and take care of issues immediately. Extremely skilled in planning and execution of special projects in time- critical environments.


FromNov 2020ToPresent



Tech Lead Infrastructure

My role includes infrastructure support, capacity planning, installation, configuration, database design, and migration, up-gradation, performance monitoring, security, troubleshooting, database backups, data recovery plan, and procedures including application server administration, installation,
configuration, troubleshooting, monitoring, and maintenance.

Actively involved in implementation and support on Oracle Cloud IAAS, PAAS and other new projects and technologies.

Manage Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, Compute, Storage, Networking, Connectivity, and Edge Service, Database Management, Analytics, Integration

    • Worked on Autonomous Data warehouse and OAC, cloud database that uses machine learning to
    • Setup and Managing Oracle Weblogic Clustering Environment over Oracle Cloud
    • Setup, manage and support production, test and development infrastructure including application, database and server platforms to ensure the highest standards of availability, resilience, integrity, security and performance required by the organization.
    • Manage DR solution for ERP ensuring that Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and Recovery Time Objective (RTO) are achieved in line with business requirements
    • Installation, configuration and upgrading of Oracle server software and related products
    • Perform application and database tuning and performance monitoring
    • Plan growth and changes (capacity planning)
    • Interface with Oracle Corporation for technical support.
    • Manage DataGuard configuration, standby and read-only sites
    • Manage Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c
    • Creating necessary shell scripts to set Database and Application Server environment

FromJul 2015ToOct 2020


Pakistan Civil Aviation AuthorityPakistan

Assistant Director

My position is to manage ERP, ISO compliance, IT Strategy, DR solution, installation, configuration, database design, migration, up-gradation, performance monitoring, security, maintenance, EBS administration, system administration, workflow management, concurrent manager, support, Improve IT/Business processes & investigations to resolve the user’s issues and user’s training. Worked closely with the management team to achieve business goals, monitor and supervise the proper implementation of new systems.

ERP Management/ Administration

  • Conduct requirement gathering sessions with end-user and prepares System Requirement Specification (SRS)
  • Worked closely with the management team to achieve business goals
  • Monitor and supervise the proper implementation of new systems
  • Managing database security/integrity and backup procedures & perform database tuning and performance monitoring
  • Investigate recurring and related failures/inefficiencies by reviewing system logs, dumps and other information from clients or technical personnel
  • Identify problem areas, troubleshooting solutions and meeting project goals, while ensuring no downtime or drop in productivity
  • Supervise the subordinates in development and implementation
  • Playing a vital role in the preparation of procedures, policies, development methodology and standards
  • Monitor database performance, health, and tuning accordingly
  • Manage database backup and recovery and cloning
  • Manage Apps and Database maintenance, fixing bugs and applying patches using adpatch, Opatch
  • Manage ERP, upgrades, patches (Hot/Cold), capacity planning, User Management,
  • Backup/Recovery, Monitoring Applications, Monitoring Database health, and its services on Linux platform

FromSep 2013ToJun 2015


Infotech GroupPakistan

Oracle Techno Functional Consultant

Worked as a “Oracle Techno Functional Consultant” with InfoTech Group. InfoTech is a premier IT Systems, Integrator and e-Infrastructure provider with the capacity and experience of providing strategic technology solutions that achieve optimal business results. The Company delivers business value using IT to empower organizations with innovative and scale-able technology solutions that increase their competitive advantage and return on investment.

FromJul 2012ToDec 2015


Aazam Institute of TechnologyPakistan

Oracle Trainer

  • Trainer of Oracle Financials (E-Business Suite R-12)
  • Trainer of Oracle  (E-Business Suite R-12) AppsDBA
  • Trainer of Oracle Database


FromJan 2013ToSep 2013


Synergy ComputersPakistan

Oracle Techno Functional Consultant

  • Worked with Technical team to resolve/provide technical issues.
  • Delivered sessions & created documents to make presentation to the Client.
  • Oracle Financials (Apps 12.1.3) troubleshooting and Performance Tuning
  • Integrate Oracle Applications with Custom Application.
  • Deployment of BI APPS Financials.
  • Working with BI consultant in Integrating Oracle E-Business Suite R-12 processes with OBIEE.
  • Oracle Financials (Apps 12.1.3) troubleshooting and Performance Tuning.

FromFeb 2012ToSep 2012


Engro PolymersPakistan

Oracle Support Engineer

Worked in the Project Team of IT in Engro Polymers for BCI(Business Computing International)

Key projects:

  • Interacting with the Consultants and User for the Implementation of Cash Management.
  • Interacting with the Consultants and Users for Functional Issues.
  • Patching Oracle 11i EBS, Watching Database Performance, Registration of Reports.
  • Editing reports according to the user requirement
  • Creating Sql Queries for fetching Data from Oracle to Intranet Applications

FromJun 2011ToFeb 2012


Innovative ChannelsPakistan

Oracle Apps DBA

  • Cloning Oracle EBS R12
  • Watching Daily Performance of Database and Applications.
  • Patching
  • Interacting with the Consultants and Users for Functional Issues.
  • Patching Oracle 11i EBS, Watching Database Performance, Registration of Reports.

FromJan 2010ToMay 2012


Techno-Ed Pvt. (Ltd)Pakistan

Oracle Support Engineer




Oracle Database
Golden Gate
E-Business Suite


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